By Bill Barich
From the fogbound fishing cities of the North to the Mexican port of access at San Ysidro, Barich describes an awesome variety between those who have staked a declare to California’s promise. He introduces us to a local American hairdresser and the top priest of a Sikh temple; we meet loggers, bikers, an getting older lifeguard, and the criminal warden whose activity is to maintain Charles Manson at the back of bars. He follows the strains of John Muir, Robert Louis Stevenson, Walt Disney, and Ronald Reagan, and weighs the influence their desires have had at the remainder of us. the result's a e-book that captures the entire promise, heartache, grandeur, and incongruity of California and its unabashed substantial Dreams.
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Big Dreams: Into the Heart of California by Bill Barich